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Parolee Arrested for Attempted Sexual Assult

Parolee Arrested for Attempted Sexual Assult

BUFFALO, NY:  City Police ammoince a parolee has been arrested for an attempted sexual assault of a woman, which occurred in late February. On February 22, 2017, Ferry-Fillmore District officers on routine patrol were flagged down by a distraught female at around 2am, on the city's east side. The victim reported she was assaulted and threatened by a male known as Langston, who was armed with a knife during the attack, and he forcibly touched her. The victim was taken by ambulance to a hospital for treatment.

Buffalo Male Pleads Guilty to Possession with Intent to Distribute Crack Cocaine

Buffalo Male Pleads Guilty to Possession with Intent to Distribute Crack Cocaine

BUFFALO, N.Y.-Acting U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. announced today that Theodore Hines, 32, of Lackawanna, NY, pleaded guilty to possession with intent to distribute, and distribution of, crack cocaine, before Senior U.S. District Judge William M. Skretny. 

Lancaster Man Sentenced On (Contraband) Charges

Lancaster Man Sentenced On (Contraband) Charges
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BUFFALO, N.Y.- Acting U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. announced today that Joseph Lombardo, 25, of Lancaster, NY, who was convicted of possession and receipt of child pornography, was sentenced to 188 months in prison and lifetime supervised release by U.S. District Judge Lawrence J. Vilardo.

Buffalo Man Indicted On Cocaine Charge

Buffalo Man Indicted On Cocaine Charge

BUFFALO, N.Y.- Acting U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. announced today that a federal grand jury returned a two count indictment charging Eli Clark, 25, of Buffalo, NY, with possession with intent to distribute crack cocaine and maintaining a drug-involved premises. The charges carry a maximum penalty of 20 years in prison and a $5,000,000 fine.

Assistant U.S. Attorney Laura Higgins, who is handling the case, stated that according to the indictment and a previously filed complaint, during the early hours of October 21, 2016, a search warrant was executed at the defendant’s house on Crowley Avenue in Buffalo. Police recovered approximately 250 grams of crack cocaine inside Clark’s kitchen.

Clark was arraigned before U.S. Magistrate Judge H. Kenneth Schroeder, Jr. and is detained pending further proceedings on March 10, 2017, at 2:00 p.m.

Tenesee Man Sentenced on Gun Charge

Tenesee Man Sentenced on Gun Charge

BUFFALO, N.Y. – Acting U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. announced today that David E. Rhoades, 36, of Goodlettsville, Tennessee, who was convicted of possession of a firearm as an unlawful user of a controlled substance, was sentenced to 15 months in prison by U.S. District Judge Lawrence J. Vilardo. 

 

Town of Tonawanda Police Seek Bottle Return Bandits

Town of Tonawanda Police Seek Bottle Return Bandits

The TTPD is looking for the public's assistance identifying these two suspects involved in an armed robbery at Cash for Cans, 447 Kenmore Ave. on Monday, March 6th. They are described as black males. One is approximately 5'9" 160 lbs, and the other 5'6 170 lbs with a medium build. One of the suspects did display a handgun. Both suspects fled the scene on foot with an undetermined amount of cash. Anyone with information can call our Confidential Tip Line at 879-6606.